“A” for Originality?

It’s true what they say; imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.  And this goes without saying (but I’ll say it anyway), imitation should not be confused with innovation. Over the years, we’ve sat back as one of our competitors talked to anyone who would listen about how our solar roof mounts are inferior to theirs, citing our use of EPDM rubber bushings, which are an integral READ THE REST….

Ancient Green Architecture

Being in the solar and snow retention industries has been, for lack of a better word, enlightening.  Never in my life have I paid more attention to what’s on a roof, or for that matter, to roofs in general.  Design features of buildings that are intended to render them green are very intriguing, and it’s even more intriguing to know that it all started so long READ THE REST….

Don’t Overlook Solar Snow Management

With winter storm Astro already dumping almost 17” of fresh snow on some areas of the Upper Midwest and Western Great Lakes, it’s sinking in that winter has officially made its debut.  As a skier and a lover of ice fishing, I look forward to the snow.…even if it means I have to endure the slippery roads, the hauling in of firewood, and the shoveling that READ THE REST….

A SIPs Solution

Installing solar arrays on Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) can be complex, since there is no embedded lumber throughout the structure. The EcoFasten Solar® engineering team loves problems like this because it gives them the opportunity to do what they do best – create a fast, easy, straight-forward solution that makes sense, while remaining cost-effective. The Eco-44R-NDD was designed specifically for use on SIPs, and has quickly READ THE REST….